Workforce secretary to step down

PRESS RELEASES Workforce secretary to step down SANTA FE – After more than a year of managing an unprecedented deluge of unemployment claims brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic and overseeing the disbursement of more than $3.5 billion in funds to displaced workers...

Gov. Lujan Grisham legalizes adult-use cannabis

PRESS RELEASES Gov. Lujan Grisham legalizes adult-use cannabis SANTA FE – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Monday formally enacted adult-use cannabis legalization in the state of New Mexico, signing into law an historic measure approved by the state Legislature after...

Governor enacts state budget

PRESS RELEASES Governor enacts state budget SANTA FE – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Friday morning signed the New Mexico state budget for Fiscal Year 2022, a $7.4 billion package overwhelmingly approved by the state Legislature that sustains and enhances key state...